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Home renovations blog: Refinancing, renovations and a line of credit

By the resi financial blog team, 22 May 2014

Using a line of credit for renovations

Home renovations blog: Refinancing, renovations and a line of credit

If you're wondering how to make your home pop with a renovation, a refinance loan is one way to achieve this. You might think about refinancing in order to obtain a great loan feature, such as a line of credit.

What kind of work should I do?

It's no secret that Australian homeowners love to renovate - a sentiment that echoes with Johanna Griggs, a judge on the ever-popular t ...

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Guest Blog: How to fund a renovation project

By the resi financial blog team, 28 March 2014

How do I fund a renovation

Here are some ways that you can fund your much-needed renovation project.

Personal Loans

When it comes to using a personal loan to fund a renovation project, you have a few options.

You can choose a fixed or variable loan, and also choose to secure the loan or get an unsecured personal loan.

A fixed loan will give you piece of mind that your repayments will always be the same price over the course of the loan, while variable loan repayments may change depending on cash rate rises and falls. At the moment fixed rates are at ...

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10 Quick and Affordable Projects to Renew Your Home

By the resi financial blog team, 03 February 2014

Affordable renovation projects

It’s the start of ratings season and all the renovation shows are hitting our screens. If you’re anything like I am, you too start seeing your house as a potential renovation project. This can be a good thing, this can be a bad thing. Some of the biggest mistakes you can make start off with the best intentions, mistakes which could end up majorly decreasing the value of your home and costing you a lot of time and money in the future.

But you are still excited, you are still keen, you have a hammer in hand, ready to knock down something, ANYTHING!

Wel ...

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